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Golden Circle & Glacier Super Jeep Tour

Gullfoss, Geysir, Thingvellir and the beautiful Langjokull glacier

A rugged off-the-beaten-track approach to the classic highlights of Geysir, Gullfoss, Langjökull Glacier and Þingvellir!

Geysir Super-Jeep
4.8 rating based on 11 ratings

Visit the sites of the Golden circle in the comfort of a super jeep. Gullfoss waterfall, Geysir hot spring area and Thingvellir national park -the most famous places in Iceland. An easy tour suitable for all ages.

  • Availability

    December 1st - May 31st

  • Duration

    ~ 10 hours

  • Level


  • Pickup


  • Meet on location


  • Min. Age

    6 years

  • Ratio


  • Departs from


  • Price from

    29.990 ISK

Tour highlights
Small Group Experience
Thingvellir National Park
Geysir Hot Spring Area
Gullfoss Waterfall
Langjokull Glacier
Pick-up & drop off in Reykjavík
A Guided Tour of the Golden Circle
English Speaking Tour Guide
Super Jeep Safari
Free WiFi on Board Your Super Jeep

The trip then begins with a drive to our national park, Þingvellir. Þingvellir is a place of incredible natural and historical significance; a landscape of giant lakes and ancient lava fields, it is also Iceland’s only UNESCO World Heritage Site, as it was the founding site of the world’s oldest existing parliament (Alþingi, 930 AD).

Continuing on, we will drive to the serene Lake Laugarvatn and the geothermal area of the spouting Geysers. Iceland’s “Geysir” is known as one of four places on earth to regularly erupt up to 25 meters high! It was the first geothermal erupting area described in a printed source and the first known to modern Europeans. From Geysir, we drive to the majestic Gullfoss, the Golden waterfall. After Gullfoss come the mighty Langjökull glacier, displaying its endless snowfields and panoramic views of south Iceland.

Return time

You will return to Reykjavík around 06:30 pm approximately

Pick-up Information

Pick up is at 08:30 am from your hotel or a nearby meeting point in Reykjavík. Picking everyone up can take up to 30 minutes, your patience is much appreciated.
Available pick-up points: Arctic Adventures’s pick-up list.

Practical Information

Remember to bring: Warm outdoor clothing depending on the weather at the time, waterproof pants and jacket, headwear and gloves. Good hiking shoes are recommended.

What if I don’t own all of these clothing necessaries?
Don’t worry, you can always rent sturdy hiking shoes, waterproof jacket and pants in the booking process. We do not rent gear from location.

How is it best to be ready for a pick-up for a tour with Arctic Adventures?

This is a great question. We would like to ask all participants to be ready from the start of the pick-up time as you could be our first pick-up.
Please be at your assigned pick-up location from the start time of your pick-up and wait for your guide to arrive.

Have your email and phone number listed with us so we can contact you if we run into any trouble finding you.

View our pick-up locations in Reykjavík.

Can I drink alcohol before or during Arctic Adventures tours?

No, absolutely not. Due to safety reasons, it is strictly prohibited. If we suspect that participants are intoxicated we will prohibit them from joining the tour.

Do you offer any family friendly tours, for younger children?

Yes, we do. Langjökull Ice Cave is a magical experience, the tour has no minimum age and is a wonderful option for the whole family. Whale Watching with our partner company Special Tours, has been a favorite with families traveling with young children, these guys have a great success rate in seeing whales (upwards of 98% in the summer time). Another option would be the Landmannalaugar Safari on this tour you get to explore parts of the Icelandic highlands and bathe in natural hot springs (the hot spring part is particularly popular with the kids:)). Most of our jeep tours are also suitable for children over the age of 6 years old. If you would like a nice and relaxing experience we would also recommend the Golden Circle & Secret Lagoon tour.

Do I need an insurance before going on an Arctic Adventures trip?

We recommend that you have personal health insurance coverage when participating in any adventure activities in Iceland, we actually recommend that whenever and whereever you travel you take out a good travel insurance, as world travelers ourselves it has saved us money and aggravation many times.

Can the itinerary for the tour change?

Your safety is our number one priority! Keeping this in mind, Arctic Adventures reserves the right to adjust the itinerary and/or take different routes depending on conditions. Please read more information in our cancellation policy.

Is there a guide on each Arctic Adventures tour?

Yes, there is a specially trained and certified guide on each of our tours. The only exception to this is for our self-drive tours.

All of our tours are guided in English.

What is the Golden Circle tour in Iceland?

The Golden Circle is a name for the very popular sightseeing route that connects Reykjavík with Þingvellir National Park (Thingvellir), Geysir Hot Springs and Gullfoss Waterfall. We offer several Golden Circle trips that combine sightseeing with some of our adventure tours.

Do you offer a tour that is solely the Golden Circle?

Yes, we offer the tour Golden Circle small group tour which is basically the Golden Circle with some extra stops. This tour is focusing on sightseeing and the history of Iceland. Our stops are Gullfoss waterfall, Þingvellir national park (home to one of the first parliaments of the world), Geysir hot spring area and the historic Skálholt cathedral. View Golden Circle Tours.

All our tours are undertaken on the responsibility of its participants. Arctic Adventures does not assume any responsibility for accidents that are caused by its customers or can be traced to their own actions. Participants have to sign a waiver before undertaking all trips stating that they realize that all outdoor activities carry an inherent risk.

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Price from 29.990 ISK per person.


If you are staying downtown Reykjavik please read this information about pickup.

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Golden Circle & Glacier Super Jeep Tour | Average rating: 4.8/5 based on 11 customer reviews

"Best experience ever !" | 5 stars By Andreina 31/01/2018
the tour guide was super friendly and informative. We went to the golden circle and we’re given enough time to look around and take pictures. Everything was so beautiful. I went snow mobiling for the first time and it was one of my best experiences. They give you protective wear to keep you warm. I would def recommend this tour to anyone going to Iceland. It was by far the best tour we took.
"Snow mobiling on a glacier" | 5 stars By Radha Vallabhaneni 01/02/2018
Tour guide is absolutely determined to take us for snow mobiling on a glacier even in blizzard conditions . Effort was mind blowing. This is the company I recommend to anyone who want to go snow mobiling on a glacier.
"Amazing day" | 5 stars By Suzi 03/02/2018
We had such a amazing day, saw everything we wanted to. Snowmobile on glacier was even better than we expected it to be.
"Great tour" | 5 stars By Brian 06/02/2018
Really great tour, saw tons of stuff that included a waterfall, geysers and the snowmobile tour on the glacier. Our driver/guide was a lot of fun.
"Golden Circle and snow mobilling tour" | 4 stars By Fiona Crane 07/02/2018
The evening before our tour we received an email telling us that sadly due to weather conditions the snow mobilling had been cancelled, but an alternative of buggy riding was offered. We were collected at our pick up point on time and discovered en route that the road to Gullfoss was closed. Instead of the tour being cancelled, or sitting on a road in traffic awaiting the route opening, we were taken to the Perlan museum, which was great, as we had hoped to visit there whilst in Iceland and everyone on the tour seemed to enjoy it. Unfortunately after our visit, the road was still not open, so we were driven to the buggy site where everyone thoroughly enjoyed themselves on this off road driving experience, can recommend! After this, we continued on our Golden Circle tour with the road now open and weather lifting and had a wonderful day. What we were impressed by with Arctic Adventures was the liaison between the guide and headquarters, so important with the quickly changing weather conditions of Iceland. The bus was extremely comfortable to travel in, good leg room, storage for bags and great visibility from your seat. There was also wifi and charging ports. Being in a group of less than 18, we felt we received a very personal service, could ask any questions we wanted and were offered plenty of toilet and refreshment stops along the way and if we really wanted to stop for an unscheduled photo stop, it was never a problem.We were so pleased we chose Arctic Adventures, both our tours with them were excellent.
"Fantastic tour" | 5 stars By Kylie Taylor 08/03/2018
Fantastic tour the snowmobiling was amazing!
"Day Like No Other" | 5 stars By Mark Graham 09/03/2018
This tour was outstanding and was exactly what we had hoped for from the website description. Of course, the glacier snowmobiling was a once-in-a lifetime experience. It's not for the faint of heart with respect to how windy and cold it can be. But you are in Iceland in the winter, so that shouldn't be surprising! This tour company is extremely professional and delivered upon their promise of a remarkable experience.
"Golden circle tour" | 4 stars By Alok Kothari 12/03/2018
We took this tour on 2nd March Our guide was very good and knowledgeable and gave us proper time for sight seeing . He drove very safely . We would like to go for this trip again with arctic . Same time we took another tour for two day south coast tour with arctics on 3rd and 4th March The guide Mika was pathetic . He was poor sense of timings on every sightseeing point. Later he took excuses and did not took us for Northern light tour though the sky was clear and chances of seeing was between 1 and 2 which is quite reasonable.He was treating us like students so this was totally waste of money with Mika. Arctic should not higher such guides who are new to country . He himself told us that he is in learning stage as only from two years he is doing this part time job . Hence I must blame to arctic who took our time and money for granted .
"The tour was really well organised" | 5 stars By Lin Lefevre 16/03/2018
The tour was really well organised. Our driver, Nicholas was great. I loved the super jeep experience and snowmobiling even though I was really scared. It was a fabulous day.
"A fantastic day out right from the start " | 5 stars By David Bland 18/03/2018
A fantastic day out right from the start when we seen our transport for the day the truck ICE 1. The driver 'Gunner' was very polite and entertaining and provided us with a commentary on Iceland which was very informative and interesting. He was clearly a very experienced driver and we enjoyed the drive from the start to the drop off. He even had a great taste in music. All parts of the tour were very well arranged with good timing. The highlight of the day was the snowmobiling but every stop was very enjoyable
"Wonderful tour!" | 5 stars By Susan Rosvelti 20/03/2018
We had seen innumerable pictures of the sights we would be visiting on this tour and yet when we saw them in person, we experience was indescribable! The falls in particular were spectacular. The snowmobile ride on the glacier was awesome! The tour was very organized and our tour guide, Martis, was fun, enthusiastic and spirited! The small group size was another bonus (I believe we were 13). We had an amazing day and would not hesitate for a second to recommend this tour to others.
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